ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions

ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions

ABB has secured the order covering power, automation, propulsion and digital systems for the second icegoing cruise ship to be built for Lindblad Expeditions (see also CruiseMapper) by Ulstein Destined to take …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Cruise
GE - Propelling Towards a Cleaner and More Efficient Future of Cruise

GE - Propelling Towards a Cleaner and More Efficient Future of Cruise

GE Will be Showcasing Various Propulsion Technologies and Service Capabilities at Seatrade Cruise Global 2019 GE is a Valuable Partner to the World’s Cruise Operators; Recently Chosen to Equip Multiple MSC …
Apr 9, 2019 /  Cruise
Wärtsilä equipment package the key for fuel efficiency in new LNG vessel

Wärtsilä equipment package the key for fuel efficiency in new LNG vessel

The technology group Wärtsilä’s integrated propulsion and cargo handling solution will deliver high efficiency for a new 30,000 cbm LNG vessel. The ship is being built at the Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Vessels
TMS CARDIFF GAS announces a long-term time charter contract with VITOL

TMS CARDIFF GAS announces a long-term time charter contract with VITOL

TMS Cardiff Gas, an operator and manager of 16 LNG Carriers, announced yesterday (Mar31) that the Company has entered into a ten-year time charter contract with Vitol, a globally established energy & commodities …
Apr 1, 2019 /  Vessels
Powerful McAllister tug propelled by SCHOTTEL

Powerful McAllister tug propelled by SCHOTTEL

SCHOTTEL has secured a contract with American tug operator McAllister Towing to provide propulsion units for a new-built escort and harbour tug. The tug is under construction at Washburn & Doughty shipyard in Maine, …
Mar 28, 2019 /  Curious
ABB wins contract to power the first Chinese-built cruise vessel

ABB wins contract to power the first Chinese-built cruise vessel

In a historic deal with Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (SWS), ABB will supply a comprehensive power and propulsion package for China’s first domestically built cruise ship. ABB has been awarded a …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Cruise
Wärtsilä to design and equip state-of-the-art transport vessel for Aker BioMarine

Wärtsilä to design and equip state-of-the-art transport vessel for Aker BioMarine

The technology group Wärtsilä has been awarded the contract to design a state-of-the-art multipurpose transport vessel that will operate in Antarctic waters. Wärtsilä will also provide the vessel with …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
SCHOTTEL propulsion systems for IMR vessel Paul Candies

SCHOTTEL propulsion systems for IMR vessel Paul Candies

Paul Candies, a new Inspection Maintenance Repair (IMR) vessel built by Candies Shipbuilders and owned by its parent company Otto Candies, LLC, is equipped with three different SCHOTTEL propulsion systems. Its two Combi …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard wind propulsion system

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard wind propulsion system

Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading clean technology and engineering company pioneering modern auxiliary wind propulsion for the global maritime industry, Tuesday announced that its innovative Rotor Sail Solution has …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce wins contract to supply propulsion package for new Patrol Vessel for Malta

Rolls-Royce wins contract to supply propulsion package for new Patrol Vessel for Malta

Rolls-Royce has secured a contract with Italian shipbuilder Cantiere Navale Vittoria for the supply of a marine propulsion package to a new Offshore Patrol Vessel under construction for the Armed Forces of Malta …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Naval